Curriculum Vitae

2010- Continuation as civil servant (academic councillor).
02/2010-04/2011 Leave of absence as coordinator to be able to put forward a motion of a concept for the future of Kiel University at the presidium of the CAU.
05/2008- Scientific coordinator of the graduate school “Human development in landscapes” at the Christian- Albrechts-University in Kiel
04/2007-05/2008 Head of the excellence cluster “The Fututre Ocean” at the CAU.
02/2006-03/2007 Leave of absence granted by the senior assistant to pursue coordination work on the application of the excellence cluster “The Future Ocean” (Application and Concessionary period) as academic councillor in the department for Research and Transfer of Technology of the CAU. As well as supporting the application of the graduate school “Human Development in Landscapes”.
05/2002- Senior assistant at the Institute for Geosciences at Kiel University (Micropalaeontology, Palaeooceanography).
2002 Habilitation, Venia Legendi for Geology. Habilitation dissertation: “Zur sekulären Veränderlichkeit der Deckschicht im Nördlichen Nordatlantik im letzten Eiszeitzyklus”.
1997-1999 Scientific Secretary of the SFB 313.
1995-2001 Scientific assistant at the Institute for Geosciences, Micropalaeontology department
1993-1995 Scientific employee (Postdoc) of the EU-project (EPOCH/ Environment) in the workgroup of Prof. Sarnthein.
1993 Doctorate at the Faculty for mathematics and science at the Christian-Albrechts-University in Kiel by Prof. Dr. M. Sarnthein. Title of the dissertation: “ Veränderungen der Oberflächenzirkulation im Europäischen Nordmeer während der letzten 60.000 Jahre – Hinweise aus stabilen Isotopen”.
1989-1993 scientific employee (doctoral candidate) at the Collaborative Research Centre 313 at the Christian-Albrechts-University in Kiel, in the workgroup of Prof. Dr. M. Sarnthein
1980-1989 Diploma for Geology-Palaeontology at Tübingen University
1980-1988 Studies in Geology/Palaeontology at the Eberhard-Karls University in Tübingen. Diploma thesis with Prof. Dr. H.-P. Luterbacher.
1980 Higher Education Entrance Qualification at the German school in Las Palmas de G.C., Spain